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Slate: Bay Area Start Up Gets Progressive on Energy

July 1, 2014 | San Francisco company d.light aims to bring electricity to the masses with its affordable solar-powered products. 


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CNN: Introducing the Verizon Powerful Answers Award Winners for 2014

December 8, 2014 | d.light’s mobile-enabled energy distribution grid is one the top three winning ideas in the sustainability category.

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USAID: Solar Firm Says Power Africa Is Putting a Spotlight on Energy Access

October 18, 2014 | Power Africa’s Adi Raval puts questions to Ned Tozun, president and co-founder of d.light.

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Forbes: Bite-Size Payments Go Global: Solar’s Next Challenge

August 12, 2014 | d.light sells solar devices to over 60 countries. They’ve impacted 36 million lives with 6 million d.light units. Hefty numbers. But that’s not enough. Now, they’re going for universal access to energy.

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World Economic Forum: Fastest path to universal energy? Let the market decide

May 9, 2014 | BoP customers are savvy, demanding and selective, and willing to invest in bright, safe light delivered from off-grid solar light and power products.

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Forbes: Is Social Impact Investing The Next Venture Capital?

September 20, 2014 | Why can’t we address social needs with similar inventiveness and resources?